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TurboTax Launches Stimulus Check Calculator

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This content is for the first coronavirus relief package, The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (The CARES Act), which was signed into law in March 2020. For information on the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2021, the second coronavirus relief package signed into law on December 27, 2020, please visit the “New Coronavirus Relief Package: What Does it Mean for You and a Second Stimulus Check” blog post

As part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES) Act — a $2 trillion stimulus package that provides financial relief to individuals, families, and businesses — an advanced tax rebate, or stimulus check, will be provided to 80% of taxpayers, according to the IRS. 

If you’re wondering how much money you may qualify for under this relief package, TurboTax can help — just fill out the simple fields in our free stimulus calculator here to see your estimated amount.

Stimulus checks — up to $1,200 for individuals, $2,400 for joint taxpayers and an additional $500 for each qualifying child under 17 — will be based on information from your most recent tax filings, either 2019 or 2018 if you have not yet filed this season.

For those that aren’t required to file a tax return, TurboTax launched a Stimulus Registration Product to help you submit all the necessary information to the IRS so that you can quickly and easily get your money.

Learn more about the coronavirus stimulus package and what it means for you here. 

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You can be confident that TurboTax is here to keep you informed and help you file now up until the federal tax deadline.

(Update as of 10/9/20: the TurboTax Stimulus Registration tool for non-filers will be available until October 16, 2020, and the IRS Non-Filer tool will be available until November 21, 2020)

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